On 16.04.2009, at 08:31, Gregory Brown wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 12:35 PM, Robert Klemme
> <shortcutter / googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On 15.04.2009 17:46, Gregory Brown wrote:
>>>
>>> On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 11:16 AM, Michael Fellinger
>
>>>> Doesn't that prevent gist embedding/highlighting in the feed?
>>>
>>> I'm actually not sure.   Anyone know the answer here?
>>> We definitely plan to use gist on the RBP blog.
>>
>> I don't know either.  But let's see what happens when we have the  
>> first gist
>> in a posting.
>
> Seems like my latest post:
> http://blog.rubybestpractices.com/posts/gregory/ 
> rails_modularity_1.html
>
> Confirms that gists don't play well with embedding in feeds :-/

Gists require JavaScript. Most feedreaders either don't support that  
(including Google Reader AFAIK), or have it deactived by default.

If I turn on JavaScript in NetNewsWire, I can see the gists in the  
feed just fine.

Have you tried a <noscript> tag with a link to the gist?

g, Markus